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Name: Louisiana International Trade Week & Jubilee
Date: October 30, 2017 - November 3, 2017
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:





Louisiana International Trade Week is a celebration of Louisiana's culture of trade.

 
During this week we champion and amplify the voice of the trade community through unique programming and recognition of our community champions who promote international trade and economic development opportunities within Louisiana. Click here for Sponsorship Information!


Jubilee Registration Now Open! 
Trade Week Program Registration Opening Soon!

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About Louisiana International Trade Week:
 
Week-long Programming
Louisiana International Trade Week will feature programming on Energy Opportunities, Doing Business in Indian Country, Public-Private Partnerships, Tourism and Destination Healthcare, Digitization and Global Tech Opportunities. Additional programming currently under development!
  • Monday, October 30 - Opening Reception (by Invitation Only) 
  • Tuesday, October 31 - Doing Business in Indian Country: Identifying and Navigating Business Opportunities in Tribal Lands; Reeping Rewards from the Bottom of the Barrel: A Dialogue on Local and Global Trends in the Oil & Gas Sector
  • Wednesday, November 1 - The Trade Economy and the Role of Public-Private Partnerships
  • Thursday, November 2 - Digitization & the Retail Revolution: Understanding Global Tech Opportunities; Going Gaga Over Global: Tourism and Destination Healthcare
  • Friday, November 3 - Louisiana International Trade Jubilee
*Programming currently under development
Louisiana International Trade Jubilee & Awards
The highlight of Trade Week is the Louisiana International Trade Jubilee - a black tie affair celebrating global culture and commerce where trade enthusiasts gather to highlight accomplishments of the WTC and honor individuals and businesses making an impact on Louisiana's trade economy. Award presentations at the event will include:
  • The Eugene J. Schreiber Award
  • Two inaugural awards, the Award for Excellence in International Trade and the Emerging Entrepreneur Award.

Nominations Now Open - Award for Excellence in International Trade
Awarded to an SME (small/medium enterprise) displaying a uniqueness of approach to international trade, including growing and competing in either a traditional or non-traditional business sector. The business should demonstrate how it has overcome impediments to growth and/or a creative use of international trade and business alliances to create a global platform, while simultaneously working to contribute to strengthening a culture of trade within the local community.  
Click here for Award criteria and Submission Process info
 
Location:
New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
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Fees/Admission:
$250 - Jubilee Individual Ticket 
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